Qatar Stock Index Gains 61.28 Points

Doha, Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) index gained 61.28 points (0.56 percent) when the bourse closed trading at 10,941.43 points Thursday.

The volume of shares traded decreased to 7,319,135 from 10,285,291 on Wednesday and the value of shares decreased to QR 285,833,767.29 from QR 335,809,015.50 Wednesday.

From the 44 companies listed on QSE, shares of 42 saw trading today. From these, 21 gained and 20 companies closed lower, while one remained unchanged.

Indices of five sectors ended in green and remaining two sectors ended red today.

QSE Total Return Index increased by 0.56 percent to 17,702.50 points. QSE Al Rayan Islamic Index was gained 0.17 percent to 4,077.27 points and QSE All Share Index increased 0.66 percent to 2,996.53 points.

Source: Qatar News Agency